Benazir Bhutto’s death anniversary observed in Lahore


LAHORE: The 10th death anniversary of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto was observed in the provincial capital with a pledge to continue her mission for the progress and development of the country on Wednesday.

Quran Khawani was held at the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Model Town secretariat organised by PPP central Punjab. A dua was also offered for the departed soul.

Speaking on the occasion, the speakers said that Shaheed Benazir Bhutto created awareness about their rights among the masses. They paid rich tributes to Shaheed Benazir and said that party would keep raising the voice for the welfare of a common man.

A large number of PPP supporters and workers including Sohail Malik, Afnan Butt, Altaf Qureshi, Maulana Yousaf and others were present on the occasion.

It is pertinent to mention here that a large number of PPP workers and supporters left for Garhi Khuda Bakhsh a day earlier to pay homage to Shaheed Benazir Bhutto on her death anniversary.

The caravan of supporters which left for Garhi Khuda Bakhsh was led by Lahore PPP president Aziz ur Rehman Chan, General Secretary Israrul Haq Butt, Information Secretary Abid Hussain Siddiqi, Senior Vice President Ashraf Bhatti and others.